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Got A Second For 'Haikus With Hotties'? Now You Can Enjoy Them All Year

"Haikus with Hotties" is more than just a cheeky calendar — it's challenging the way Asian-American men are portrayed in the media.
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'Chasing An Ideal,' World-Class Chefs Find Themselves Under Extreme Pressure

Chef Eric Ziebold discusses the high-stakes world of luxe cuisine in the wake of the death of Benoit Violier, a French Swiss chef who many said was the best in the world.
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Judge To Decide Whether Bill Cosby Criminal Case Proceeds To Trial

Bill Cosby's first hearing in a criminal case resumed Wednesday with a decision expected on whether the sexual assault charges will be thrown out or proceed to trial.
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'Food Surgeon' Dissects Candy And Fruit With Weirdly Hypnotic Flair

The Food Surgeon, a channel on YouTube, turns a camera and a doctor's operating tools on familiar foods. It's just art, says the guy behind the videos, a food-loving engineer in Seattle.
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'I Do Like To Stare': Catherine Opie On Her Portraits Of Modern America

The photographer has spent her career documenting all kinds of American identities. Her work tackles everything from parenthood and aging, to Elizabeth Taylor and San Francisco's S&M community.
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Louis C.K. Drops Surprise New Drama 'Horace And Pete' Online

Comedian Louis C.K. is experimenting again with how he distributes programs. He has begun selling a comedy/drama series with a stellar cast online for $5 per episode. NPR explores the show and its business model.
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'Egyptian Jon Stewart' Bassem Youssef Will Now Satirize U.S. Democracy

Bassem Youssef created what became the most popular TV show in Egypt's history, but the government had the show cancelled, and Youssef fled Egypt.
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Adnan Syed Of 'Serial' Fame Appears In Court To Seek New Trial

At Wednesday's hearing, lawyers for the convicted murderer are set to present an alibi witness and inconsistencies in cellphone data — issues with his case that were revealed by the popular podcast.
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In The Conversation About Diversity In Hollywood, Where Does Sundance Fit In?

Sundance may be just one part of a much bigger puzzle, but filmmakers of color say it has an important role to play.
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From Football To Opera: Singer Morris Robinson Takes Center Stage

Once Morris Robinson dreamed of fame on the football field. Now, he's moving audiences across the world with the power of his voice, and changing the face of opera.

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